hirsute


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hir·sute

 (hûr′so͞ot′, hîr′-, hər-so͞ot′)
adj.
1. Covered with hair; hairy.
2. Biology Covered with stiff or coarse hairs.

[Latin hirsūtus, hairy, bristly.]

hir′sute′ness n.

hirsute

(ˈhɜːsjuːt)
adj
1. covered with hair
2. (Botany) (of plants or their parts) covered with long but not stiff hairs
3. (Hairdressing & Grooming) (of a person) having long, thick, or untrimmed hair
[C17: from Latin hirsūtus shaggy; related to Latin horrēre to bristle, hirtus hairy; see horrid]
ˈhirsuteness n

hir•sute

(ˈhɜr sut, hɜrˈsut)

adj.
hairy; shaggy.
[1615–25; < Latin hir-sūtus rough, shaggy, bristly]
hir′sute•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hirsute - having or covered with hair; "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"

hirsute

adjective (Formal) hairy, bearded, shaggy, unshaven, bristly, bewhiskered, hispid (Biology) a large, hirsute Scot with an aggressive, blustery personality

hirsute

adjective
Covered with hair:
Translations
chlupatý
karvainen

hirsute

[ˈhɜːsjuːt] ADJhirsuto

hirsute

[ˈhɜːrsjuːt] (formal) adj (= hairy) → hirsute

hirsute

adjstark behaart

hir·sute

a. hirsuto-a, peludo-a.

hirsute

adj hirsuto, velludo, peludo
References in classic literature ?
When Amelia stepped forward to salute him, which she always did with great trembling and timidity, he gave a surly grunt of recognition, and dropped the little hand out of his great hirsute paw without any attempt to hold it there.
This hirsute growth should have been white, but the season was summer and it had not been exposed to a rain-shower for some time.
Burns, reestablished in his bed-place, was concealing his hirsute cheek in the palm of his hand.
By 26, wedding snaps told a story of a man looking decidedly less hirsute.
So they concluded that despite the benefits of anti-androgens for hirsute women are limited, they are still good candidates for a drug-dependent treatment plan.
I suspect I was born with an over-active hirsute gene which means I have always been able to grow my hair so long and thick that, on occasions, I have been mistaken for a woman from behind.
The hirsute Canadian troupe (Barbu means bearded) cavort around the stage with a furious energy.
Which hirsute French rugby union player, who retired in 2014, was nicknamed 'the Caveman'?
Sean Anders' film is a morass of half-baked ideas and sketches, which fail to gel as a satisfying battle of the hirsute sexes.
Having done so, I can now say that I suspect Mr Turner's latest photoshoot, in which he sports a dodgy hairstyle, hirsute face and dense chest foliage, is aimed more at the corporate market than the viewer.
A hirsute sad sack's inability to escape a monumentally needy mother--or his own paranoid fixations on mortality--are the stuff of idiosyncratic comedy in "Death by Death.
Like their mythical hirsute namesake, yeti crab species have thick, hairlike bristles.